John Gay

John Gay

Who hath not heard the rich complain
Of surfeits, and corporeal pain?
He barr'd from every use of wealth,
Envies the ploughman's strength and health.More John Gay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The comfortable estate of widowhood is the only hope that keeps up a wife's spirits.More John Gay quotes [08/17/2011 05:08:24]
"I cannot raise my worth too high;
Of what vast consequence am I!"
"Not of the importance you suppose,"
Replies a Flea upon his nose;
"Be humble, learn thyself to scan;
Know, pride was never made for man."More John Gay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We only part to meet again.More John Gay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Those who in quarrels interpose, Must often wipe a bloody nose.More John Gay quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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